• Sarah Silverman screams in encouragement for NYC health workers leaving their hospital shift
    Rich Fury/VF20/Getty Images for Vanity Fair(NEW YORK) -- New York City remains one of the hardest-hit areas of the COVID-19 pandemic, however, the residents aren't letting the tragedy stop them from selflessly cheering on the hardworking hospital employees every night. Comedian Sarah Silverman revealed on Tuesday that she climbs onto her fire escape every night at […]
  • COVID crackdowns lead online poker players to go all-in
    Photo by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- With social distancing rules in place, and casinos and other venues closed down, card sharks are turning to online poker in droves.  In fact, with 40 million poker players in the States left with nowhere to go -- both card room tourney players and buddies playing at their […]
  • Wanna get tanked with your cat while in quarantine? You're in luck!
    fotostok_pdv/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Apparently, National Drink Wine With Your Cat Week is coming up.  For those wanting to pop bottles with your felines, Pet Wine Shop has got you covered. Through April 10, the online store that sells non-alcoholic wine for cats (and dogs!) has a pretty cool deal going on right now called #QuarantineAndChillWithYourCat.  […]
  • Oops: Cops in Louisiana apologize for blaring the siren from 'The Purge' to warn of a COVID curfew
    iStock/Chalabala(LOS ANGELES) -- As if residents of Crowley, LA didn't have enough to worry about -- with the COVID-19 pandemic situation and all -- they got an extra dose of anxiety Sunday night, when the local cops blared the siren from the Purge movies to signal a coronavirus curfew was beginning. For the uninitiated, The Purge movies imagined an America in […]
  • COVID shut-downs and family lock downs leads CBS to bring back Sunday night movies
    ViacomCBS/Paramount Pictures(LOS ANGELES) -- In response to the shutdown of production on its original programming due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CBS announced on Friday that it is bringing back a tradition from an earlier time: Sunday night movies.  Each week at 8 p.m. ET during the month of May, the network will feature five acclaimed […]